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Chemistry, pH, Buffers

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Chemistry
3 buffers in the human body and what are their conjugate acid-base pairs? I have Bicarbonate Buffer, Phosphate/Ammonia Buffer, and Protein Buffers, where my confusion lies in what would be there conjugate acid base pairs.......

Chemistry
An industrial chemist studying bleaching and sterilizing prepares several hypochlorite buffers. Find the pH of the following buffers. (a) 0.090 M HClO and 0.090 M NaClO (b) 0.090 M HClO and 0.135 M NaClO (c) 0.135 M HClO and 0.090 M NaClO (d) One liter of the solution in part...

chemistry
How do basic and acidic buffers resist pH ?

Chemistry Buffers
Write reactions showing how each of the following buffers would neutralize added HCl. HF and NaF Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer. HC2H3O2 and KC2H3O2 Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify ...

chemistry
if there were no buffers in our blood, what would happen when we drank something acidic?

Chemistry
Name 3 buffers that exist in the human body? Include the conjugate and acid base pairs

chemistry
1. Compare the effects of adding the strong acid & base to the pH of water vs. the acetate and phosphate buffers.

Chemistry
Which two conjugates could not undergo hydrolysis to act as buffers? C6H5COO- H2PO4- NH4+ ClO4- C5H5NH3+ F- Br-

chemistry
how do you do acids/bases, oxidation, buffers, and Boyle's Law. what are the rules for each, can u give me an example for each and explaining how you get the answers, because i'm confused on how you do these.

Chemistry - buffers
Laborant got a task to make a buffer, which pH = 8.00. Which same concentration solutions and which ratio would you suggest him to mix?

biochemistry with more info that was needed
Calculate the weight of the buffers you will use to make the buffers for Part A for all the buffer possibilities listed under procedures in Part A, step 1. In other words, how many grams do you need to make 100 mL of a 0.1 M buffer? Buffer pKa1 pKa2 pKa3 formula wt.(g/mol) ...

College Chemistry
Calculate the ratio of NaF to HF required to create a buffer with pH=3.95. Also, can you please explain in a nutshell the whole concept of buffers? Thanks!

chemistry - buffers
what mass of sodium acetate should be dissolved in 1.00L of acetic acid, 0.150M concentration, in order to produce a buffer with pH = 4.5?. Ka of CH3COOH = 1.8x10^-5

Chemistry
Which four salts could undergo hydrolysis to act as buffers if added to their parent acid or base? KF KH2PO4 NaCl KBr NaClO4 C5H5NH3Cl NH4Cl

bio chemistry
calculate the PH of each of the following buffers prepared by placing in 1.0 L of solution 0.10 mol NH3 and 0.10 mol of NH4CL

chemistry
Since amino acids and proteins carry proton-accepting and proton-donating groups, they can act as a.buffers b.enzymes c.isomers d.vitamins

Chemistry
Which three substances' conjugates cannot act as buffers? i.e. There are no weak conjugates in the compounds. NH3 C6H5COOH H3PO4 NaHCO3 C5H5N HBr HF NaOH HClO4

Chemistry (buffers)
Say, for example, that you had prepared a Buffer C, in which you mixed 8.203 g of sodium acetate, NaC2H3O2, with 100.0 mL of 1.0 M acetic acid. a. What would be the initial pH of Buffer C? HOW???????

Chemistry
I was given a list of 14 different solutions, and My homework question asks which of the solutions exhibit the common-ion effect and which ones are buffers? But, how would I be able to tell???

Chemistry- Buffers
a buffer is prepared by mixing .208 L of 0.452 M HCl and 0.5 L of 0.4 M sodium acetate. When the Ka= 1.8 x 10^-5 I figured out that the pH= 4.74 but then it asks how many grams of KOH must be added to the buffer to change the pH by .155 units?

Chemistry - buffers
Two burettes are filled with solutions: one with 0,1OM CH3COOH solution, second with 0,15M CH3COONa. How many milliliters each solution will need to make 20mL of solution, which pH=4.85

chemistry
Which one of the following mixtures is suitable for making buffers? 1 H3PO4 and NaH2PO4 2 Na2CO3 and NaHCO3 3 NH4Cl and NH3 a. 1 only b. 2 only c. 3 only d. 1 and 2 only e. 1, 2, and 3

Chemistry
If equal volumes of the following are combined, would they form buffered solutions? Why or why not? .1M HF and .05M NaF I'm am a bit confused about how I can figure out if these will form buffers or not, so I'd really appreciate it if someone could explain it to me. Thanks.

Chemistry
If equal volumes of the following are combined, would they form buffered solutions? Why or why not? 1) .1M NaC2H3O2 and .1M HF 2) .1M HF and .05M NaF I'm am a bit confused about how I can figure out if these will form buffers or not, so I'd really appreciate it if someone ...

Chemistry
Please help! If equal volumes of the following are combined, would they form buffered solutions? Why or why not? .1M HF and .05M NaF I'm am a bit confused about how I can figure out if these will form buffers or not, so I'd really appreciate it if someone could explain it to ...

Steph
Buffers work by converting _____ to ____.

Chemistry -buffers.
The pH of an arterial blood sample is 7.15. upon acidification of 10 ml of the plasma 5.91ml of CO2 is produced at standard temperature and presure. Calculate-a) total CO2 in the specimen b)the individual concentration of disolved CO2(H2CO3) and HCO3- c)The partial pressure of...

chemistry
All of the following acid-base pairs are examples of buffers EXCEPT: (Question from "Cracking the MCAT, 2010-2011 edition" by The Princeton Review) HCl/NaCl CH3CO2H/NaCH3CO2 HF/NaF H2CO3/NaHCO3 I chose ch3co2h/nach3co2

Chemistry
Which of the following pairs would make a good buffer? A. H2C2O4 and HC2O4- B. HNO3 and NO3- C. NaOH and NaCl D. HCl and NaOH Would it be C? I think I remember learning about these in a lesson about buffers, hence why my instinct is to go with C...

Science- Chemistry
How many grams of sodium acetate( molar mass 82.03 g/mol) must me added to 1.00L of a 0.200M acetic acid solution to form a buffer of 4.20?Ka value for aceic acid is 1.8 x 10^-5. How do I go about finding the grams from the given information? http://www.chembuddy.com/?left=pH-...

Chem
.1 M HCl + .1 M NaCl .1 M HF + .1 M NaF .1 M HBr + .1 M NaBr Which of the above would be considered buffers?

chemistry buffers
What molar ratio of HPO4 2- to H2PO4 - in solution would produce a pH of 7.0? Phosphoric acid (H3PO4), a triprotonic acid, has pKa values: 2.14, 6.86, and 12.4. Only one of the pKa values is relevant here. how do i know which pka value to use.. please explain

Chemistry
Buffers- Common Ion effect IS this Correct Calculate the pH of a aqueous solution containing 0.15 M HNO2 and 0.20 M NaNO2 (aq). The Ka of nitrous acid is 4.0*10^-4. HNO2 + H20 <--> NaNO2- + H30^+ Inital 0.15 0.20 X Final 0.15 0.20 Ka= [H30+][NaNO2]/ [HNO2] 4.0*10^-4 = [...

chemistry (buffers)
How can weak acid nitrous acid HNO2 form a buffer solution with equal concentrations and volumes with weak base NH3? I thought that buffer solutions only occured between weak acids and strong bases or vice versa. The example above as two weak soltuions.

E.M.U
For the same solution components as in part (f), buffers are prepared with a total concentration of NH3 + NH4Cl = 0.10 M. The pH values are 8.0, 8.5, 9.0, 9.5, 10.0, 10.5, and 11.0. Find the molar solubility of CdS in these solutions

buffers
9.00mL of 1.10M CH3COOH and 1.00mL of 0.900M CH3COO- what is the pH?

Electronics
Here we examine noise in a digital channel between an AND gate and an inverter shown in Figure 16. The channel has a length of D=30m and noise is added in at the rate of 0.6Vm. To correct for that noise, we introduce non-inverting buffers into the channel. The purpose of a ...

Chemistry
Sodium methanoate, NaHCOO, and methanoic acid, HCOOH, can be used to make a buffer solution. Explain how this combination resists changes in pH when small amounts of acid or base are added. Buffers kind of confuse me and I'm not sure how to start this. Can someone help me to ...

chemistry
A buffer is prepared by dissolving .0250 mol of sodium nitrite, NaNO2, in 250.0 mL of .0410 M nitrous acid, HNO2. Assume no volume change after HNO2 is dissolved. Calculate the pH of this buffer. My book does a poor job of explaining buffers and I'm really lost on the concept...

Analytical chemistry
What is a pH of 20 mL of 0.08 M NH3 added to 40 mL of 0.04 M HCl? NH3 + HCl = NH4+ + Cl- c(NH3)=(0.02L * 0.08M)/0.06L= 0.02667 M c(HCl)=(0.04L * 0.04M)/0.06L= 0.02667 M c(NH4+)=c(HCl) Kb=[NH4+][OH-]/[NH3] Kb=1.76*10^(-5) So i tried to calculate it like this: Kb=[OH-] pOH=4....

Biology
The question is exactly like this: The nurse is reviewing a client's blood ph level. which of the systems in the body regulate blood Ph? select all that apply A.buffers b.respiratory c.renal d.cardiac

Chem Lab
Can the NH3/NH4Cl system be sued to prepare a buffer of a pH 9.5? why or why not? Can it prepare a buffer of pH 5? There were two buffers, 0.2 M and 0.1M.

chemistry lab
Could someone help me with this? i am tired of it. here is my data from lab: Buffer1: HPO4- weight 3.412g; original pH Buffer 2: HEPES wt: 1.090g original pH 10.08 buffer1: pH of 0.1M: 7.5; pH of 0.01: 7.72; pH of 0.001M: 7.87 buffer2: PH of 0.1M: 7.5 ph of 0.01 M: 7.42 pH of ...

Chemistry- Acids and Buffers
Cyanic Acid is a weak acid HOCN + H2O <--> H3O+ +OCN- ka= 3.5*10^-4 a) if 2.5ml of 0.01 M cyanic acid solution is added to 25.0 ml of a formis acid buffer with ph = 3.70, what is the ratio of [OCN-]/[HOCN] in the resulting solution? b) determine the pH of a 0.500 M ...

Biochem
HEPES, is a commonly used component of physiological buffers. The PKa of the protonated amino group of HEPES is 7.55 at 25C. Describe the preparation of 1.00L of 0.100M HEPES buffer, pH 8.00, from the sodium salt of the basic form of HEPES (MW 260.3), .0M HCL and deionized water

Biology
I know that the phosphate [cells] and sodium barcarbonate [blood plasma] buffer systems are two examples of biological buffers; however, i am writing an essay for bio and i need a third example. does anyone know of a third biological buffer system?

Biochemistry
Sorry! HEPES, is a commonly used component of physiological buffers. The PKa of the protonated amino group of HEPES is 7.55 at 25C. Describe the preparation of 1.00L of 0.100M HEPES buffer, pH 8.00, from the sodium salt of the basic form of HEPES (MW 260.3), 6.0M HCl and ...

chem( buffers)
Does water have a high buffering capacity? Why is it important to know it buffering capacity of water?

Chemistry, pH, Buffers
Please help!! Given this data: mass of unknown acid 1.4671g Volume of NaOH used in titration 18.47mL Concentration of the NaOH used 0.2403M pH of the original acid solution 2.16 pH of the final acid solution 3.49 Show me how do I calculate the Ka of the unknown acid and the ...

Biology(Anatomy&Physiology)
1)Which group of organic molecules makes up your genetic code 2)A substance which tends to resist a change in the pH of a solution is called a 3)Which buffers is the most common in the body 4)Which of molecules is primarily made of CHON 5)Which is the building block or monomer...

Chemistry, Buffers, pH
Hi could someone please help me in the next 5 minutes with this question: Given this data: mass of unknown acid 1.4671g Volume of NaOH used in titration 18.47mL Concentration of the NaOH used 0.2403M pH of the original acid solution 2.16 pH of the final acid solution 3.49 Show...

Chem--buffers
Explain why a mixture formed by mixing 100 mL of 0.100M CH3COOH and 50 mL of 0.100M NaOH will act as a buffer? in adittion to this, how do you identify if a an aqueous solution is a buffer solution, such as a solution with an acid and a base, but no common ion? is it possible ...

biochemistry
A 20.0 mL sample of gastric juice was taken from a patient suspected of having hypochloridia (low stomach acid). The sample was taken several hours after a meal so there was no ingested food or drink, and it was assumed no buffers were present. The sample required 6.3 mL of 0....

Science
what is the importance of ph to biological systems in the human body? I have an answer but is there anything else I could include and is my answer justified? My answer: Changes in the ph could be harmful, Natural buffers prevent rapid or large changes in the pH of living ...

Chemistry
Describe how a buffer behaves. Your description should include an explanation of why the addition of NaOH to the HAc solution formed a buffer. What happens to the pH when a small quantity of a strong acid or base is added to a buffer solution? What happens to the pH of the ...

Chemistry
Select the statements that correctly describe buffers.? 1) The pH of a buffer solution does not change significantly when any amount of a strong acid is added. 2) The Ka of a buffer does not change when any amount of an acid is added to the buffer solution. 3) The pH of a ...

Chemistry (repost)
Which of the following pairs of substances, when mixed in any proportion you wish, can be used to prepare a buffer solution? 1)NaCN and NaOH 2) HCl and NaOH 3) HCN and NaOH 4)HCl and NaCN 5) NaCN and HCN is the answer 1 and 5?? chem - DrBob222, Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 1:28am...

Chemistry
I did an experiment on Buffers: In a polystyrene beaker, mix 20 ml of 0.1M Acetic acid ad 25 ml of 0.1 M sodium acetate and immediately measure the pH. Remove the electrode and add 5 ml of 0.1 M HCL to this buffer. Stir the solution and measure the pH. This is my data: Conc.of...

Biology
The following chemicals have the indicated formula weight Surcose = 342.3g; Potassium dihydrogen=136.09; and Tris=121.14 Also the following solution already made: 20%SDS, 5M NaCl, 500mM EDTA. You have a 40% glycerol solution, and 10X TBE. List the step to make the following ...

Molecular cell Biology
The following chemicals have the indicated formula weights:Sucrose-342.3,Potassium dihydrogen phosphate(KH2PO40-136.09,Tris -121.14.You also have the following solutions made:20%SDS,5M NaCl,500mM EDTA.You have a 40%glycerol solution and 10X TBE.List the steps to make the ...

Chem 2
A popular buffer solution consist of carbonate (CO3 2-) and hydrogen carbonate (HCO3-) conjugate acid-base pair. Which, if any of the following such buffers has the highest buffer capacity? A. 0.9M CO3 2- and 0.1M HCO3- B. 0.1M CO3 2- and 0.9M HCO3- C. 0.5M CO3 2- and 0.5M ...

College/education class
What are the most effective and ineffective uses of objective assessments for instructors and learners? What is your view on the relative advantages and disadvantages of using objective tests? How might you incorporate objective assessments in your instructional design in the ...

chemistry
I have already posted this and never got a response, please help. here is my data from lab: Buffer1: HPO4- weight 3.412g; original pH Buffer 2: HEPES wt: 1.090g original pH 10.08 buffer1: pH of 0.1M: 7.5; pH of 0.01: 7.72; pH of 0.001M: 7.87 buffer2: PH of 0.1M: 7.5 ph of 0.01...

chem--buffers
Calculate [H30+] in a solution that is 0.0525M HCl and 0.768M NaC2H3O2. Ka(HC2H3O2)= 1.8 x10^-5. the way i did it is that i used the given molar of HCl to find the moles of Hydronium in the acid, and then i used that to find the moles of OH- in it, using kw. then through the ...

Chemistry
I actually posted this up before and Gk helped out but i don't understand the steps what do i enter for the pka for the first one? __________________________________________ I did an experiment on Buffers: In a polystyrene beaker, mix 20 ml of 0.1M Acetic acid ad 25 ml of 0.1 ...

Chemistry
I just did a lab on Acids and Bases and I am having trouble with the lab questions I was given to complete. Concentration of NaOH: 0.09999 M Volume of NaOH: 3.25 mL # moles of NaOH: 0.325 moles Initial Concentration of Weak Acid: ? (How do we calculate this) Part 2: Hydrolysis...

chemistry
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Chemistry (Acids and Bases)
I just did a lab on Acids and Bases and I am having trouble with the lab questions I was given to complete. Concentration of NaOH: 0.09999 M Volume of NaOH: 3.25 mL # moles of NaOH: 0.325 moles Initial Concentration of Weak Acid: ? (How do we calculate this) Part 2: Hydrolysis...

Chemistry - Buffers
A buffer is formed by adding 500mL of .20 M HC2H3O2 to 500 mL of .10 M NaC2H3O2. What would be the maximum amount of HCl that could be added to this solution without exceeding the capacity of the buffer? A. .01 mol B. .05 mol C. .10 mol D. .15 mol E. .20 mol [I know the ...

chemistry
Choices: True,False. Select all that are True. The pH at the equivalence point of a weak base with a strong acid is expected to be less than 7 because of the presentce of the conjugated acid in the water. One cannot prepare a buffer from a strong acid and its conjugated base, ...

Chemistry
TRUE OR FALSE? 1) A solution that is made out of 1.00mol/L ammonia and 0.50mol/L of ammonium chloride is a basic buffer. 2) The pH at the equivalence point of a weak base with a strong acid is expected to be less than 7 because the acid that is added is very strong 3) The pH ...

Biology
In a lab experiment, we experimented with 1% glucose solution and Sorenson's solution to determine pH levels and whatnot; the other part of the lab was to determine which one, if either, was a buffering solution. According to the notes my instructor gave us, a buffers are ...

Chemistry
I have a question about buffers. Part A So it starts with 20ml 0.1 sodium acetate and 25ml 0.1 acetic acid. Calculate ph of buffer is 4.74 because the acid and conjugate base have the same molarity correct? So the Ph is just pKa (1.8e-5)? Part B So the next part is add 5ml of ...

chemistry
I have a chemistry project where I need to make an object move using my knowledge of chemistry. The object os a small ball the size of a large marble. It must be moved using chemistry and NOT physics (ie slope wind etc). I am 15 and in grade 11.

chemistry/stiochiometry
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CHEMISTRY!!!!! HELP!!
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statistics
At a certain college, 15% of the students receieved an A in their required math cousre, 10% receieved an A in their required chemistry course, and 5% receieved an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability that he received an A in either chemistry ...

Chemistry
Our professor just told us that the final exam will be the ACS exam, we are taking general Chemistry II. What is the best way to study for ir? Is the preparing for ACS general chemistry study guide good? If we are taking general Chemistry II do we have to study Chemistry I again?

Chemistry
Our professor just told us that the final exam will be the ACS exam, we are taking general Chemistry II. What is the best way to study for ir? Is the preparing for ACS general chemistry study guide good? If we are taking general Chemistry II do we have to study Chemistry I again?

General Chemistry!!!!
Hi I'm a high school teacher. I teach General Chemistry. I'm looking for a textbook for my student. In this course we learn the basics of chemistry and how it relates to our everyday lives/world.

Chemistry (kind of)
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Math
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Chemistry
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ap chemistry
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Chemistry
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statistics
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Chemistry
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Ap chemistry
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Chemistry
In polymer chemistry, it is often said that obtaining a polymer with certain desired physical properties is often more a problem of engineering than of chemistry. Why is this the case?

Chemistry
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statistics
At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% received an A in their required Chemistry course, 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability tha he receieved an A in either Chemistry or Math...

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Science
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Chemistry
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chemistry
Describe the differance between chemistry and chemical technology. Technology is the making of applications. Chemical technology...making chemicals for practical or commercial purposes. Chemistry...the study of materials, their reactions

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chemistry
I am doing stoicheometry and I need help. Is there anyone who knows about it? It's in my chemistry class. HELP! I am in tears and cannot figure this out.

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